Malcom X Assassinated; Connection To Jazz Music And Reefer In A Chicken Thighbone

Legendary civil rights activist Malcolm X was assassinated today (February 21, 1965). Malcolm X was shot…

CHUCK BERRY BEGINS JAIL SENTENCE OVER SEX WITH 14-YEAR-OLD GIRL

Rock ‘n roll star Chuck Berry began a two year prison sentence today (February 19, 1962),…

SAM COOKE REPLIES TO DYLAN WITH “A CHANGE IS GONNA COME”

Sam Cooke hit the recording studio today (January 30, 1964), to record his classic Civil Rights…

MICHAEL JACKSON’S HAIR CATCHES FIRE DURING PEPSI COMMERCIAL

Michael Jackson was severely burned today (January 27, 1984), during the filming of a commercial spot…

Forget The Brokenhearted Jimmy Ruffin and Remember The Eccles Cake Connoisseur

Read about Jimmy Ruffin's interesting obsession!

South African Radio Stations Pull Stevie Wonder’s Music Over Support For Mandela

Stevie Wonder was banned from radio station's in South Africa over his stance on Apartheid.

Rufus Thomas Signs With Sun Records and Lays the Groundwork for Rock & Roll

History is made today with Rufus Thomas' new deal.

Exclusive: March 11, 1955 FBI Report On Paul Robeson

The FBI was keeping tabs on Paul Robeson. Check out the files.